An episode of Panel Borders: Alex Fitch talks to Emma Vieceli about her work for the Manga Shakespeare range published by SelfMadeHero and to Anne Simon about her graphic novel biographies of Freud and Marx (with translation by Alex Spiro) released by Nobrow.
Press release: "Continuing a month of shows looking at the work of female cartoonists, Alex Fitch talks to a pair of artists whose graphic novels have covered the work of masters of theatre, philosophy and psychoanalysis. In a Q and A recorded at Gosh! Comics as part of the SCI-FI-LONDON film festival, Emma Vieceli discusses her work on SelfMadeHero's Manga Shakespeare line, drawing adaptations of Hamlet, relocated to a post-apocalyptic future, and Much ado about nothing, set in the 19th Century.
Also, in an interview (translated by Alex Spiro) recorded at ELCAF - East London Comics Arts Festival - French cartoonist Anne Simon discusses her graphic novel biographies of Karl Marx and Sigmund Freud, published in English by Nobrow. (Originally broadcast 23rd June 2014)